Edwin Encarnacion

Orioles allow at least five runs for 19th straight game in 6-3 loss to Indians

Orioles allow at least five runs for 19th straight game in 6-3 loss to Indians

The Orioles have been one of the most successful teams in baseball hitting with runners in scoring position, but they made an exception on Thursday night.

They had Cleveland Indians starter Mike Clevinger up to his eyeballs in base runners and made the least of a series of early-inning opportunities to build a cushion for struggling left-hander Wade Miley. The result was a 6-3 Indians victory before 24,954 at Camden Yards that completed their second losing homestand of the season.

To be exact, Clevinger allowed 10 Orioles to reach base in the first three innings and looked bad doing it. He walked four batters and hit two others, creating...

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